Aditya Dhar directorial and Vicky Kaushal starrer Uri: The Surgical Strike went on to become one of the highest grossers of all time in Bollywood. It was produced by Ronnie Screwvala, Turns out the director-producer duo are set to collaborate with the Masaan actor once again and this time for a yet-untitled period-war movie.
According to the report, of Mumbai Mirror, Vicky Kaushal,Aditya Dhar and Ronnie Screwvala is all set to reunite for the movie based on the mythological character of Ashwatthama, who as per the legend of Mahabharata was the son of Guru Dronacharya and fought on the side of Kauravas against Pandavas in the epic war that took place in Kurukshetra, situated in present-day Haryana.
Vicky Kaushal would be playing the lead role in the movie, which is aiming for a mid-2020 release. Vicky, himself shared the report on his Instagram handle which confirms his new project announcement. "Aditya is already neck-deep in research and will go on a recce soon. The film will be shot all over India and the makers are targetting a mid-2020 release.
On the work front, Vicky Kaushal has Shoojit Sircar's Udham Singh, a biopic on the freedom fighter, in the pipeline. He is also a part of the huge ensemble cast of Karan Johar's next directorial Takht.